To no man make yourself a boon companion: Your joy will be less but less will be your grief
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Those who are enslaved to their sects are not merely devoid of all sound knowledge,...
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
What springs from earth dissolves to earth again, and heaven-born things fly to their native...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
There are three classes into which all the women past seventy that ever I knew...
Anger cannot be dishonest.
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
The object in life is not to be on the side of the majority, but...
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all...
The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious.
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late
Everything is only for a day, both that which remembers and that which is remembered
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Knowledge the clue to life can give: Then wherefore hesitate to live
Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant...
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you...
Each day provides its own gifts.
A man should be upright, not be kept upright.
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that...